The story of the 2019 Phillies to date is one of blown opportunities

So, you are a Phillies fan, and you are exhausted after Friday night’s 15-inning, 4-3 loss to one of the worst teams in Major League Baseball, the Chicago White Sox. One strike away from victory, the Phillies blew it. The offense left 15 runners on base and went just 2-13 with runners in scoring position. … Continue reading The story of the 2019 Phillies to date is one of blown opportunities

Phillies beaten by lowly White Sox in 15 inning series opener

  The Philadelphia Phillies (57-52) got a strong first start from newcomer Jason Vargas, but blew a two-out, two-strike lead, ultimately losing a 4-3 game to the Chicago White Sox (47-60) in 15 innings at Citizens Bank Park. With the loss, the Phillies will drop one game back of the Cubs and Nationals, who each won, in the National … Continue reading Phillies beaten by lowly White Sox in 15 inning series opener

Phillies get reliever Mike Morin from Twins for cash considerations

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'sXlRR27BTCBdJXNmMZg0cQ',sig:'Ck4CyaD4VLw2V8svI_6ggBGZFQOeZQBMCsIES-7naDg=',w:'594px',h:'475px',items:'1163077375',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsPhillies swapped cash to Twins for reliever Mike MorinThe Philadelphia Phillies announced a trade this morning in which the club acquired right-handed relief pitcher Mike Morin from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for cash considerations. Morin had been DFA’d by Minnesota three days ago.Morin is a 28-year-old Minnesota native who … Continue reading Phillies get reliever Mike Morin from Twins for cash considerations

Braves bats pound Pivetta as rookie hurler shuts down the Phillies

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'eMusd-agS0pg-bU1s7-aXg',sig:'VqKoYGLaWkSZY3n7x_bwIC1TURAGqV9q0_dROw80j3A=',w:'594px',h:'420px',items:'1159905654',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsRookie righty Bryse Wilson largely shut down the Phillies batsThe first-place Atlanta Braves (51-36) used a big six-run 6th inning to pull away from the visiting Philadelphia Phillies (45-41) and register a 9-2 win on Wednesday night at SunTrust Park.With the win, the Braves pushed their lead in the National … Continue reading Braves bats pound Pivetta as rookie hurler shuts down the Phillies

A grand welcome to the Phillies starting lineup for Jay Bruce

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'pkO3BBLAQaRoaY_m31PZIQ',sig:'OGmHb32-jzx_xy-yCuDh7YM7jiYCFXo4xClwkzQk8Kc=',w:'594px',h:'423px',items:'1148078841',caption: true ,tld:'co.nz',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsJay Bruce greeted after his 5th inning grand slam in San DiegoMan, did the Philadelphia Phillies (34-27) ever need this kind of a game? At Petco Park in San Diego, the offense finally awoke after a week-long slumber. As a result, the Phillies drubbed the host Padres by a … Continue reading A grand welcome to the Phillies starting lineup for Jay Bruce